The table below looks at the statistics for Basel II skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Basel II over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basel II
Rank 157 154 151
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Basel II 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.57% 1.42% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-32.44% +18.42%
Basel II
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
353 282 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.56% 8.90% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 233 149 163
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Basel II
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Basel II Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Basel II
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Basel II across the Scotland region.

Basel II Salary Trend in Scotland

Basel II
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Basel II within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Basel II
UK

Basel II
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Basel II also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Basel II.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Solvency II
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Basel II
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Basel II also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Basel II. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle